From ride sharing to precision agriculture and telemedicine, Artificial Intelligence has the potential to transform lives and economies while spawning both for-profit and non-profit entrepreneurship models. This presentation explores the possibilities with case studies in weather extremes, critical infrastructures, and natural resources, while pointing to potential pitfalls.
Auroop Ratan Ganguly has 20+ years of experience spanning academia, government and the private sector in the United States. A professor at Northeastern University in Boston and Co-Founder of a startup risQ, he has a PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a B.Tech. (Hons.) from the Indian Institute of Technology at Kharagpur.